Are turtle shells supposed to fall off the turtle?

Answer No, turtle shells aren't supposed to fall off. A shell is made from bone and plates made of keratin called scutes. Many freshwater turtles will shed their scutes as they grow but they do not shed t... Read More »

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What kind of turtle is a painted turtle?

The range of Chrysemys picta, the painted turtle, extends from coast to coast in the United States and spills over into adjacent areas of Canada and Mexico. This colorful turtle lives in a watery w... Read More »

How to Look After a Turtle?

How to take care of a turtle any water living kind.

How to Use Turtle Wax Ice?

If you are looking to give your vehicle a pristine shine and glow than you probably should have your car waxed. Although it is possible to take your car into a car wash or other facility where wax ... Read More »

How to Set Up for a Pet Turtle?

There are many types of pet turtles, and habitat set-up is the single most important component of them living a long happy life in captivity. Different species will require slightly different thing... Read More »